# How do you simplify #2-3[-4+6]÷ (-2)#?

##### 2 Answers

#### Explanation:

Simplify:

Follow the order of operations:

**Parentheses/brackets
Exponents/radicals
Multiplication and Division in order from left to right.
Addition and Subtraction in order from left to right.**

Simplify

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You use PEMDAS. The answer is

#### Explanation:

To simplify this, we have to do it in the correct order of expressions, or PEMDAS, shown here:

As you can see, the first thing we do is simplify everything inside the parenthesis/brackets.

There are no exponents, so now let's do multiplication/division. They are interchangeable, meaning it doesn't matter which we do first. So we know that

So now the expression is:

Finally, we add and get

Hope this helps!